The purpose of the 4-H Archery program is to provide positive opportunities for a young person to develop the essential life skills of mastery, independence, generosity, and belonging through their own areas of interest. In Archery, youth will learn…
- the safe handling and storage of archery equipment.
- about the parts of bows, arrows, and archery equipment.
- the history of archery shooting.
- the basics of archery shooting.
- how bows work and discuss it with others.
- about different types of bows, arrows, and archery equipment.
Archery is generally the 1st and 3rd Sunday of the month from 3:00 to 4:30, weather permitting.
Archery practice is outdoors in the the elements, and there will be no practice if the weather forecast is below 45 or above 90, or if there is a high probability for precipitation, and/or thunder storms.
Please plan on arriving early to help set up, or staying late to help clean up.
When attending Archery practice please keep in mind that we are visitors on our hosts land, please keep your speed down, to reduce dust.
Hey everyone, Just returned home from the Central District Shoot out at Holiday Lake 4H Center, after a great day of competition. We took 6 shooters in 3 Disciplines, and had a fairly successful day. Archery Senior Recurve Shannon J 2nd Place Joey H 3rd Place Archery...
First of all the Top Shooters had a great turnout, with 12 team members making it out to the Airfield 4H Center to compete against 50+ others From Four Rivers, Chesterfield, Goochland, Accomac, Greensville/Emporia, Brunswick, James City County, Swamp Shooters, and...
Ok Folks I know I am sounding like a broken record here…The conditions on the archery filed are less then favorable for practice, muddy snow and cold is not the best situation for practice. Keep up fingers crossed that we’ll be able to practice in 2...
Hey Folks, For Sunday, 1 Feb Looking at the weather for Sunday, and it doesn’t look promising for Archery Sunday afternoon, the temperatures in the mid 40’s combined with wind chill bringing us below our minimum allowable temperatures, so there will be NO...